A member asked:

Fever, sore throat, tummy ache . . . where should i go to get my child a throat test?

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Dr. Mark Patterson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Primary care doctor: A child with a fever, sore throat, and abdominal pain makes one think that they may have strep throat. Most primary care doctors can do a rapid strep test in the office to see if strep is actually the cause. It is important to treat strep to avoid potential complications.

Answered 4/28/2012



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